The mission aims to immunize children against seven vaccine preventable diseases, namely diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus, childhood tuberculosis, po
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According to a new study, places which have weaker non-medical exemption policies for vaccinations can reduce the likelihood of a measles outbreak
Italian health official makes accusation against populist party, which proposed anti-vaccination law in 2015 An Italian health official has blamed
Before we get to our answer to that question, let's talk about mumps. Mumps, like measles and rubella, is extremely contagious.
DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – More and more cases of measles and mumps are being reported.
by: KIRO 7 News Staff Updated: Mar 21, 2017 - 3:46 PM King County health leaders are warning people in Seattle about a confirmed measles infection
A local man and his 6-month-old child have a measles infection after returning from a trip to Asia, King County Public Health officials announced i
Daniela Chavarriaga holds her daughter, Emma Chavarriaga, as pediatrician Jose Rosa-Olivares administers a measles vaccination during a visit to th
Although hospital admissions for encephalitis related to measles and mumps has decreased significantly in England, the incidence of all-cause child
The nurse is Zanib Hendricks during the Western Cape measles campaign. Photo: Supplied.
During a televised town hall last week, the nation’s top health official was asked whether all children should get immunized for measles and other
Children have to have reached 18 months of age to be vaccinated.
States with weaker non-medical exemption policies for vaccinations can reduce the likelihood of a measles outbreak 140 to 190 percent by strengthen
CHENNAI: The Tamil Nadu government has achieved 88% of the targeted children under the Centre's vaccination drive for measles and rubella quel
Public Health is investigating a confirmed travel-related case of measles and asking people who may have been exposed and notice measles symptoms t
A total of 1.54 crore children have been administered the Measles—Rubella vaccination in Tamil Nadu overcoming rumours in social media against the
A King County man and infant with the measles may have exposed others to the highly contagious disease in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood l
Ukraine is among only 14 countries in the WHO European Region where measles and rubella remain endemic.
HALIFAX – The Nova Scotia Health Authority is investigating a travel-related case of measles now in the province.
When it comes to the measles, antivaxers love to repeat a series of talking points.
A confirmed travel-related case of measles has been found in Halifax.
Sherri Borden Colley has been a reporter for more than 20 years.
A travel-related case of measles in the province has been confirmed by Public Health, according to the Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA), about a
The Nova Scotia Health Authority says a case of travel-related measles has been confirmed in the province and that some people may have been expose
THOUSANDS of visitors who were in Noosa for a surfing festival this month may have been exposed to measles.
IMMUNISATION rates across the inner west are failing to measure up to national standards following on from a recent measles outbreak.
Voters are returning to the coalition with the latest Newspoll showing the Liberal Nationals gaining ground in the past three weeks.
TWO key locations and times have been identified in a warning issued over a person on the Sunshine Coast infection with measles.
INCOMING One Nation senator Peter Georgiou will miss his first week in the job because he has the measles.
The vaccine protects against the measles, mumps and rubella. As of Friday, the university has investigated 49 probable or confirmed mumps cases.
Incoming One Nation senator Peter Georgiou will miss his first week in the job because he has the measles.
Romania, where a measles outbreak persists since last February, continues to see increasing reported measles cases despite national-level response
Measles is a highly contagious infection caused by a virus.
Rome: The number of measles cases in Italy has tripled this year, largely because parents are not getting children vaccinated due to spurious healt
Following the imported measles case earlier this month in a unvaccinated one-year-old girl who resides in northern Taiwan, health officials report
People on an late night WestJet flight from Vancouver to Edmonton last month may have been exposed to measles.
Because measles spreads so easily, with a single case generating 12 to 18 new cases on average, it’s often the infectious disease that crops up fir
They discovered the striking correlation in analyzing the data, which applies across the board to conditions such as not dyng from smallpox, not dy
Johannesburg – The City of Joburg has called on parents to vaccinate their children following a measles alert issued by the National Institute for
KINGSTON, Jamaica — Day one of the Grade Six Achievement Test (GSAT), which saw students writing scripts for mathematics and social studies, was no
There are new warnings for Australians travelling to Bali, after two people returned with Measles.
West Australians heading to Bali for the Easter Holidays have been warned to make sure they have been properly vaccinated against measles, after a
JUST one dog or fox dropping can contaminate an area with tapeworm eggs for up 12 months, causing sheep measles (Taenia ovis) that’s costing losses
The ongoing measles outbreak in Romania has infected 3,446 people by March 10 this year, killing 17 children, according to data from the National I
Pretoria — The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) has confirmed six cases of measles in Johannesburg, as at 15 March 2017.
The City of Johannesburg on Wednesday urged parents and caregivers to ensure that their children are vaccinated after a high alert for measles was
There have subsequently been cases in the Stellenbosch and Drakenstein sub-districts of the Cape Winelands as well as Cape Metro district.
Health authorities have warned holidaymakers headed to Bali to ensure they have been vaccinated against measles, following a surge in cases on the
PEOPLE travelling to Bali are being urged to make sure they have been vaccinated against measles, following a surge of cases contracted on the isla
The County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) reported Wednesday that a confirmed measles case in a San Diego resident who travel